We are standing at a great crossroad and the epicenter of the change is Jerusalem. My father’s Pitchu Li is on repeat in my ears and in my heart. The message is clear: it is time to open the Gates of Justice, starting with “Hashem’s House,” our Kotel.
Neshama Carlebach didn’t want to respond to the flood of hatred that greeted her announcement that she found a spiritual home in the Reform movement. Until now.
Neshama Carlebach says she has felt like a ‘refugee from Orthodoxy’ for the past couple of decades. The daughter of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach explains why she is now a reform Jew.